Located north of Cambridge city centre, Cambridge Science Park boasts excellent transport connections, giving commuters and visitors a range of healthy, cheap and environmentally friendly travel options.  We are committed to encouraging people to travel sustainably where this is possible; for example every new building on the Cambridge Science Park is provided with shower facilities and covered and lit cycle racks.  Already more than 22% of commuters cycle to work.

Commuting to Cambridge Science Park

The Science Park is a committed member of Travel Plan+ (TP+).

TP+ is a locally funded project aimed at bringing together people in the vicinity of the Cambridge Science Park in a successful network to promote more sustainable travel to work. TP+ runs an on-site Commuter Centre based at the Innovation Centre on the Park where you can speak to local travel planning experts and an ever-expanding range of tools and initiatives to encourage sustainable travel (see Commuter Centre services below)


Cambridge North Station is opening on 21 May. It is about 1km from the eastern end of the Science Park so a 12 minute walk approximately. From other parts of the park it is about 2km.


You can download the timetables here:

1Cambridge North to London Kings Cross (stopping service)

2Cambridge North to London Kings Cross (fast service)

3Cambridge North to London Liverpool Street

4Kings Lynn & Ely to London

5Cambridge North to Ely & Norwich [INCLUDES ALL TRAINS FROM CAMBRIDGE TO …



If you do need to drive to the Park we encourage you to car share where possible.  Car sharing makes best use of existing vehicles, saves commuters’ money, reduces congestion and protects our environment. 11% of Cambridge Science Park commuters currently car share.

Companies on Cambridge Science Park have been registered to use CamShare, the Cambridgeshire on-line car sharing matching database.  It takes just a few minutes to register and identify a match.  Signing up to the Cambridge Science Park database enables you to find other commuters travelling to the Science Park.  For more information see www.camshare.co.uk



Commuter Centre services include:

  • Electric pool bikes for FREE hire – allowing employees to use electric bicycles for  journeys in and around the area or for quick visits into Cambridge city; you can even borrow one to try a cycle commute
  • Car Sharing – save money and time – find who else is coming your way by logging on for FREE at www.camshare.co.uk.
  • Bus Services – the park is well served by buses. If you’d like to try them ask the Travel Plan Plus team about FREE ‘try it’ Bus tickets

Discounts from Travel Plan Plus, available to companies and their employees based on the Cambridge Science Park:

Sign up to a monthly TP+ e-newsletter featuring articles aimed at helping you travel sustainably. You can also follow TP+ on Twitter or visit the comprehensive website at http://www.travelplanplus.org.uk

Visitors to Cambridge Science Park

Whether you are attending a conference at the Trinity Centre or meeting an employer we recommend you plan ahead and consider which travel option suits your needs.  Consider using one of the following internet travel planning tools or contact our on-site travel experts, Travel Plan Plus (TP+), to help you plan your journey.

By Air

  • Cambridge Science Park is located within reach of all major London airports:
  • London Stansted Airport – adjacent to the M11 (Junction 8) approximately 30 miles south of Cambridge.
  • London Heathrow – approximately 1 hour 30 minutes drive by car (72 miles).
  • London Gatwick – approximately 2 hours 30 minutes drive by car (94 miles).
  • Cambridge Airport – available for a limited number of European flights.


Cambridge Science Park Employers

The Science Park is a committed member of the Travel Plan+ initiative a locally funded project that joins together employers in the Cambridge Science Park area and beyond in a successful network to promote more sustainable travel to work and on business.

TP+ runs an on-site Commuter Centre at Cambridge Science Park, where employers can find quick and easy access to local travel planning experts and an ever-expanding range of tools and initiatives to encourage sustainable travel.  A comprehensive range of services to assist Science Park employers includes:

  • An annual staff travel to work survey
  • Guidance and support in preparing a workplace travel initiatives
  • Managing the Cambridge Science Park car sharing matching database (www.camshare.co.uk), eligible to all Science Park employers.
  • Help with organizing a staff or business travel events
  • Running area-wide events and Commuter Showcases in park buildings
  • Advice on travel planning best practice

To complement your own initiatives, we encourage you to receive and distribute the TP+ monthly e-newsletter to your employees, which contains articles and information on greener and healthier travel relevant to Science Park businesses and commuters.  Join the distribution list or find out how else TP+ can support your business by visiting http://www.travelplanplus.org.uk/

Contact the Travel Plan Plus Commuter Centre Team:

TP+ Commuter Centre

Unit 13, 23 Cambridge Science Park Innovation Centre

Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0EY